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Do Boutique Workout Studios Really Embrace Black Folks?

Ever feel out of place in your spin class because you’re like the only black person in it? If so, you’re not alone. As The...

Officials Wanted Parkland Massacre Suspect Committed Back in 2016

More than a year before Nikolas Cruz allegedly went on a shooting spree at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that resulted in 17 deaths,...

Some in Brooklyn Against Naming Intersection After Slain Black FBI Agent

Some Bedford-Stuyvesant residents have decided they don’t want an intersection named after the first Black FBI agent killed in the line of duty. According to...

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The stars of Scandal flooded social media with farewell posts on the final day of filming
Tamar Braxton just shaved her head. After months of public scrutiny surrounding her troubled marriage to Vincent Herbert, the Braxton Family Values star is making a big change. Braxton is known for wearing beautiful wigs, weaves, and elaborate hairstyles in the...


Adidas’ eco-friendly sneaker is the new wave

Adidas has found a way to fix the ocean trash problem by turning plastic found...

GirlTrek helps Black women battle the obesity epidemic by invoking the spirit of Harriet Tubman

The women of GirlTrek started their journey on International Women’s Day and finally crossed the Mason Dixon Line into Delaware on March 10th also known as Harriet Tubman Day.

Celebrity hair stylist Johnny Wright honored at the 4th Annual Hollywood Beauty Awards

Today we're taking a moment to celebrate one of our own! Recently, theGrio's style correspondent, Johnny...
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Viola Davis to tackle the fashion project Black men have been waiting for

Viola Davis is taking on a project that will give historical context to black fashion...
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Move over Rihanna, Serena Williams is ready to get in the beauty game

Serena Williams is back with a bang! Just last week, the former world champion confirmed her...


Adidas’ eco-friendly sneaker is the new wave

Adidas has found a way to fix the ocean trash problem by turning plastic found...
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Why Colin Kaepernick is smiling after leaving NFL deposition

Colin Kaepernick seemed upbeat and happy today when photographers caught up with him after leaving...
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Shocking video goes viral of baseball player brutally beating his girlfriend

Minor league baseball player, Danry Vasquez, has been fired from his Pennsylvania team following the release of a viral video showing his brutal battery attack against his girlfriend.
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O.J. Simpson ‘confession’ turned into Fox special

Now a free man, Simpson will be featured in yet another television event in the forthcoming FOX special entitled, OJ Simpson: The Lost Confession? 
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Serena Williams announces details about her big comeback

She's been here for years, but after giving birth to baby girl Alexis Jr., Serena Williams is ready for her big comeback and posted to Instagram to announce her intentions saying:


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Top Nike Execs Exit Amid Workplace Behavior Complaints

Two top Nike executives including President Trevor Edwards exit company amid workplace complaints
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SXSW: 5 priceless business tips from Black women start-up founders

"Hustle House was made to encourage people of color to host their own spaces within SXSW given that our dollars, projects, and services should flow amongst us.”- Aniyia Williams, Hustle House co-creator
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Owner of destination travel management company chases her passion and finds her purpose

Just ask attorney and professor, Tiffanie Anderson. Her trip to South Africa years ago inspired her to create an avenue for Black people (both in the United States and throughout the diaspora), who are anxious to visit and learn more about the motherland.
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Beyonce shuts down woman wanting $10 million so she can trademark her daughter Blue Ivy’s name

Beyonce is not singing the blues after she turned down a $10M offer to claim...

Black Business Review: Le Luxe Beauty Studio takes self care to the next level

When it comes to beauty and haircare, black women know that taking good care of...